von Spee, Clariss ed: THE PRINTED IMAGE IN CHINA. From the 8th to the 21st Centuries. London, 2010. 192 pp. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 24x24 cm. Paper.
GBP 15.00
Catalogue of an exhibition at the British Museum showing 100 examples from their collection of traditional, modern and contemporary Chinese prints. Ranges from Buddhist woodblock prints at Dunhuang through Ming dynasty flower prints to copperplate engravings of the Yuanmingyuan, Qing dynasty new year prints, 20th century propaganda prints, Xu Bing's Tianshu and work by print artists active today. A concise and well-illustrated survey of the subject with accompanying scholarly essays.
Subjects: Printing
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 636 in printed List 190.
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